Job Title: Referral Specialist
Employment: 40 hours per week; 1.0 FTE; 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Mon - Fri
Overtime Status: non-exempt
Starting rate: $18 - $22/hour
Ensures patients have been cleared for specialty service office visits. Resolves pre-certification, registration and case-related concerns prior to a patient's appointment. Gathers pertinent information from insurance carriers, financial counselors, and other ancillary staff to make certain the patient's financial obligations for services provided. Provides support to clinical staff in order to facilitate the administrative components of clinical referrals for various services. Acts as a liaison between hospitals, physicians, health plans, vendors, and patients, or other referral sources. Verifies insurance coverage and obtains authorizations if needed from insurance coverage. Enters referrals and documents communications, actions, and other data in an information system.
Minimum experience of 3-5 years in a high-volume setting preferred
Work location: one location
All applicants for employment must either be fully vaccinated or have submitted to the Practice a certified medical or religious exemption from the vaccination requirement prior to their first day of work, per state requirements.
We are committed to providing our patients the best surgical care possible. Our compassionate care team and skilled surgeons work closely with our patients and their referring providers to provide highly individualized care. Our surgeons have performed thousands of procedures for a variety of conditions to provide patients a better quality of life. We are committed to caring for our patients, our community and communities abroad.